Scrip – Part of Your Fair Share Commitment

In the spirit of thanking, I want to personally thank the 110+ school families, employees, and alumni who have Scrip monthly standing orders. They are the backbone of this Scrip program and their generosity is amazing, especially since it’s the easiest fundraising around. Buy things you need and money goes back to the school, it’s … Continue Reading »

Grade 8 Spring Trip to Washington, DC Fundraiser – Christmas Wreaths

Students planning to travel to Washington, DC in Spring 2016 will again sell beautiful Christmas wreaths, swags, and centerpieces.  Proceeds will fund financial aid requests for the trip.  Eighth grade students will be on the playground before and after school, beginning Thursday November 12, ready to take your order!  You may also contact Mrs. Mari … Continue Reading »

Magazines Make Great Gifts

While not engaged in a full Magazine Sale fundraiser, St. John School still benefits from your purchase of magazine subscriptions. Christmas is around the corner, and magazines – especially for little ones – make great gifts. NatGeo Kids, Cricket, Highlights, Ranger Rick, Sports Illustrated for Kids – the list goes on and on!  Visit Great … Continue Reading »

Archdiocese of Seattle, Catholic Schools Survey

The Archdiocese of Seattle, Office of Catholic Schools is requesting assistance from parents of students in Catholic schools. You are asked to take a few minutes and complete one of two short surveys.  Information will assist in understanding the growing educational needs of families served by our Catholic schools. Please complete the survey that reflects … Continue Reading »

Scrip – Support Programs Doing What You Already Do!

You hear it in the stores, now — Christmas is coming.  Wait – first is Thanksgiving, but it really isn’t too early to begin thinking about Christmas gifts!  After all, Christmas is only a few weeks away!  For all your holiday needs, be it Thanksgiving, Christmas parties or gifts, New Year celebrations or your everyday … Continue Reading »

Holiday Food Drive Spearheaded by Grade Six Students

Time to fill the St. Vincent de Paul cupboards!  Food items will be delivered to families over the holidays – and hopefully beyond! Students may bring to their classrooms, non-perishable food items to be collected by our sixth graders.  Please, no glass. Suggested items: Nut butters and jams/jellies Cereal, oatmeal, Cream of Wheat Canned fruits, … Continue Reading »